The Alfred Daily – 22nd August 2021

The Alfred Daily is a 30-minute radio programme for Shaftesbury and the surrounding area, being broadcast 7 days-a-week. On The Alfred Daily today:

  • Shaftesbury covid case rate reaches a new peak.
  • Shaftesbury councillors correct to oppose solar farm says climate emergency lead.
  • Shaftesbury what’s ons including Donhead St Andrew fete preview.
  • Motcombe explorer John Blashford-Snell on 2022 expeditions and his toughest challenge.
  • The Shaftesbury Fringe performers offering observational musical comedy.
  • Kate and Karren chat ‘over the garden fence’.
  • Barkley Johnson’s short story – ‘Penny’s Heaven’.
  • Soundscapes – a wood pigeon, blackbird alarm and a wren in Fontmell by Corax.